Music

Photo: www.4uprince.com
Photo: www.4uprince.com

Prince’s Musical Magnificence Lives on Through 4U

Honoring a genius like the late Prince requires a particularly artistic tenacity few artists can reach. The short list includes 4U, the official Prince estate approved symphonic orchestra who delighted Prince aficionados on September 15 at Wolf Trap National Park for the Performing Art’s Filene Center.  In the grand wood-paneled amphitheater, 4U offered both familiar […]

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Articles

2CELLOS

2CELLOS Come to DAR Constitution Hall

Two Croatian cellists post a YouTube video of themselves playing…
DJ CYD

In the Mix with DJ CYD

Though no longer known as DJ Charity, after three years as a…
Lloyd Dobler Effect

Lloyd Dobler Effect’s Holiday Experience

Looking for a Washington-area holiday extravaganza that’s more…
St. Paul & The Broken Bones

New Year's with St. Paul & The Broken Bones

Hundreds of artists play 9:30 Club every year, but how many of…
Ben Folds

Declassified, In Motion: Ben Folds at The Kennedy Center

The Kennedy Center has often bridged the gap between the classical…
Dave Damiani

Dave Damiani Shoots for the Moon

It can be a difficult thing when multiple musical foci are competing…
Free To Rock

'Free to Rock’ Asks Us To Reconsider the Power of Culture

The question is nearly as old as humanity itself. Which is the…
Carly Rae Jepsen

Love Is Just a Call Away: Carly Rae Jepsen Kicks Off “Gimmie Love” Tour

There is something to be said about the power of pop classicism.…
Public Image Ltd. Brings Old-School Rebellion to U Street Music Hall

Public Image Ltd. Brings Old-School Rebellion to U Street Music Hall

In their earliest days, both the US and UK punk scenes lived…
Garbage

Celebrating Twenty Years of Garbage at the 9:30 Club

The word "garbage" conjures a smattering of sights and sounds,…
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Concerts & Festivals

Sep
23
Sun
7:00 pm Graham Coxon @ Rock & Roll Hotel
Graham Coxon @ Rock & Roll Hotel
Sep 23 @ 7:00 pm
Graham Coxon @ Rock & Roll Hotel | Washington | District of Columbia | United States
While he’s widely known as the guitarist for britpop greats Blur, Graham Coxon has accomplished much as a solo musician. In addition to four albums, Coxon recently lent his talent to the soundtrack of the[...]
7:00 pm The Growlers @ 9:30 Club
The Growlers @ 9:30 Club
Sep 23 @ 7:00 pm
The Growlers @ 9:30 Club | Washington | District of Columbia | United States
The pioneers of all things cheery and sad return to DC on the heels of their most recent release Casual Acquaintances. The band is known for curating an impressive cast of like-minded musicians and encouraging[...]
Sep
24
Mon
7:00 pm Hana Vu @ Songbyrd Music House and Record Cafe
Hana Vu @ Songbyrd Music House and Record Cafe
Sep 24 @ 7:00 pm
Hana Vu @ Songbyrd Music House and Record Cafe | Washington | District of Columbia | United States
“Bedroom pop” has become an overused buzzword thrown onto any artist with dreamy, DIY tendencies. More than a sound, bedroom pop is a feeling – wistful, wanting, staring at your ceiling while lamenting whatever’s on[...]
7:30 pm Lenny Kravitz @ The Anthem
Lenny Kravitz @ The Anthem
Sep 24 @ 7:30 pm
Lenny Kravitz @ The Anthem | Washington | District of Columbia | United States
Lenny Kravitz is making his way to the Anthem for his Raise Vibration tour, which shares a name with the new album he’s set to drop this month on September 7. His DC stop is[...]